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3 - FUSION OF NATURE, TASTES OF IPARRALDE AND STORIES OF WITCHES

On this tour, we discover one of the most mysterious places of this region, Zugarramurdi, and the magnificent cave full of magic and mystery.

First, we’ll take you to the town of Zugarramurdi, where we start with a visit to the museum of witches, where you’ll be introduced to the history of what happened in this region during the Inquisition. Later, you’ll be taken into the cave. These characteristic cave, 120 meters long, 12 meters high and 20 meters wide, was formed by the Infernuko Erreka (Hell Creek).

Our next stop will be the small town of Urdax and the Cuevas de Urdax, which was formed by the River Urtxuma. In this cave, you’ll see, stalactites and stalagmites, as well as other cave formations.

In Urdax are many restaurants where you can have a lovely lunch or you can have a picnic outside.

In the afternoon, we’ll make our first stop in Ainhoa. This charming town is well-known as a stopping point for those hiking the Saint James Way and is recognised as one of the most beautiful villages in France.

Afterwards we go to Espelette and its famous peppers. We’ll visit a manufacturer/atelier to learn about the production process of this local product and where you can try all different kind of local products.

We arrive back at your hotel around 5pm in time for an aperitif.


Tour info

Duration of the tour is 8 hours

The price includes
Always a happy private (English French German and Dutch-speaking) travel guide
Hotel pick-up and return to
Sweet treat or pintxo break
All transport costs

Not included
Lunch
Cave fees

Places you will visit
Zugarramurdi
Urdax
Espelette
Ainhoa


Rates/Prices

From 75€ per person
up to 6 persons

All of our tours at Ikusi are flexible and can be customized. We want to offer you the best service – for any queries, don’t hesitate to contact us.

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the guide

Remco Roos

Hello my name is Remco Roos and I am specialist in guiding that serves you personal assistance to offer unique experiences in the Basque Country. My goal is to take you to the heart of the Basque Contry’s cultural, gastronomical and geographical treasures.

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